What’s New May

By OSC on May 3, 2017 in Events Calendar, What's New
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Experience the gooey, slimy, and messy during Messy Science Month! Throughout the month of May we will have fun, hands-on science activities that let you get your mess on! On May 20 and 21 experience four floors of messy science fun throughout the science center during Mess Fest!

 

Little Explorer’s Workshop: Fun with Physics

Monday Series: May 1 & 8

Tuesday Series: May 2 & 9

Did you know water can be wacky, solutions can be slimy, and magnets can be magnificent? Join us as we explore how the physics of these topics are actually loads of fun! Join the Little Explorers Workshop for an exciting learning experience for you and your toddler (18-36 months).

 

Open for First Wednesday

Wednesday, May 3

Orlando Science Center will be open to the public this Wednesday. We will be closed all other Wednesdays in May.

 

Little Learner’s Workshop: Tiny Techs

Thursday Series: May 4 & 11

Coding is as easy as 1, 10, 11 (1, 2, 3)! Come learn all about the basics of programming, and the amazing things you can create and do with those skills – like teaching a robot how to dance! Discover the endless possibilities with the Little Learners Workshop for you and your preschooler (3-5 years old).

 

Summer Camps Open House

Saturday, May 6 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Join us for the Summer Camps Open House to get all the information you’ll need before your first day of summer camp at Orlando Science Center.

 

Observatory Sun Watch

Saturday, May 6 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Get a more in-depth look at the closest star to the Earth– our sun! Take a peek into the great beyond and learn about telescopes in the process. Please remember that observing outer space in the Crosby Observatory requires good weather here on Earth.

 

Women In Science Day

Saturday, May 6 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Women in Science Day will celebrate the contributions of women to science and help inspire young girls to pursue their interest in the sciences. Partners will highlight the wide range of things girls can do with a career in or interest in the sciences. They will talk about their work and what they love about science.

 

Bank of America Museums on Us Weekend

Saturday & Sunday, May 6 & 7

On the first full weekend of every month, Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders enjoy free admission to Orlando Science Center. Cardholders will also receive 10 percent off a membership if they purchase on these two days. These deals apply to the cardholder only and do not include guests.

 

Member Monday:

Monday, May 8 from 9 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Join us for a special Member Monday as Orlando Fringe presents Kids Fringe! This special part of the Orlando Fringe Festival is just for kids and families. This event is packed full local arts, workshops and hands-on activities! Want to be a part of exclusive events, Become a Member today!

 

Inspire Science Breakfast

Thursday, May 11 at 8 a.m.

The annual Inspire Science Breakfast event is an opportunity to celebrate the Science Center’s role as a vital community resource that ignites the spark for tomorrow’s leaders in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The event will include several notable speakers and support Orlando Science Center’s vision is to be the community partner that fosters creativity and curiosity for STEM, which, in turn, stimulates the kind of innovation that transforms our economy and enhances lives.

 

Young Maker Workshops: Screen Printing

Saturday & Sunday, May 13 & 14

Young Makers will celebrate Messy Science Month by screen printing their own iron-on patches! They’ll learn about the history and technology of screen printing and then get goopy as they create their own design and pull their own print. After the workshop, iron their completed patch onto a backpack, jacket, or other fabric item.

This free, first-come, first-served workshop takes 45 to 60 minutes to complete.

 

Check out the Traveling Exhibit Astronaut

Open through Sunday, May 14

There’s only two weeks left to go on an out-of-this-world journey. Astronaut consists of 26 interactive exhibits that investigate the reality of the job that modern day space travelers face. From training, to take off, to daily life in microgravity, discover what real-life space explorers go through.

 

Mess Fest

Saturday & Sunday, May 20 & 21

May is Messy Science Month and we’re celebrating with our second annual Mess Fest! Mess Fest will feature the gooiest, slimiest and messiest science experiments and activities. So get ready to get your hands sticky and icky, and let’s make a mess together at the Science Center!

 

Summer Camps Open House

Saturday, May 20 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Join us for the Summer Camps Open House to get all the information you’ll need before your first day of summer camp at Orlando Science Center.

 

Pint-Sized Science: Fun with Physics

Friday, May 26     

Pint-Sized Science is a new drop-off program designed for children ages 3 – 5 to explore science with their friends. Did you know water can be wacky, solutions can be slimy, and magnets can be magnificent? Join us as we explore how the physics of these topics can actually be fun!

 

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